Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review LVI

Are you ready for winter?



The Outdoor Food Shop now has Fire and Water sections where you can get the products to prepare their meals!

Hyperlite Mountain Gear is on Instagram!

Erin was talking about a Climate Change Adventure.

The Outdoor-Spirit Podcast #15 is here.

There’s a Peak Performance Contest Altitude-sports.com. You can win a Frost Down Jacket and get a 20% code just for participating!

How Many Americans Go Camping?

Are You Addicted To Bike Porn?

The Gear is a new website with a collection of interviews asking people from all walks of outdoor life what gear and equipment they use.

Wilderness Threadworks bivy

Gear Reviews & Deals

Ueli Steck’s secret gear room.

Cumulus Incredilite Endurance - down sweater.

Winterboots for kids.

Andrew built a very nice MYOG tarp.

ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp & Six Moon Designs Serenity NetTent.

Corinna hikes with the Gregory Contour 50.

Rab Microlight Alpine down jacket.

Sea kayak [Packraft!] sail set up options.

Colin reviews the Trail Designs 600ml Titanium Pot & Sidewinder Stove.

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Bergfreunde.de have the La Sportiva Crossover GTX 40% off today - get a pair while they last!

There’s a PRE-HOLIDAY SALE at REI. You can save up to 40% and get free shipping.

Get ready for adventure with the KLYMIT.com pack, sleeping bag, sleeping pad, and pillow Camping Bundle.

Huge discounts of up to 75% off in the CampSaver Outlet.

The Bergzeit.co.uk headlamp guide helps you choose the right light for the dark.

Trip Reports


Yant Flat.

Antarctic Peninsula.

Senjogatake, the wrong way.

Oz has been to Russia with IWG.

Packrafting in Lapland.

Jaakko goes outdoors with tyres.

The Misty Fjords of Passage Canal.

Los Padres.

The PCT 2013 Wrap-Up.

Ayacucho to Avancay. Bikepacking in South America at its best.

Pack Rafting the Primrose.

Logistics and Planning for the Tokaido Nature Trail.

Solo Wild Ass Tour.

Ramp Feber.